Opinions

Lip service has been paid for long enough about gender diversity in ASX-listed boardrooms. There has been plenty of talk about quotas, ‘30 per cent…
News of the imminent closure of the Manus Island detention facility could not have come soon enough. But now, as the Turnbull Government tries to…
If I asked you to name a legendary investor you’d probably come back with Warren Buffett, George Soros or Benjamin Graham. Whoever you pick I’ll…
Most of us are aware of the 17.3% gender pay gap. But male to female disparity is also prevalent in many other, unusual areas. This…
If I asked you to picture the typical Australian union member, my guess is that an image of a burly fellow in a hard hat,…
There’s a lot of talk about paid parental leave and why it’s good for business and families. But what we really need is less talk…
Early childhood is one of the most important areas in Australian education. But according to a new report: nearly five years after the National Quality…
My happy memories of growing up as a teenage boy included loud dinners at home as the 3rd eldest of ten children. Now, before you…
I’m the founder of several tech companies with 450 employees worldwide, including WME, which specialises in SEO and digital marketing. I’m proud to say that…
It ought to be a basic human right to have a baby, take some time off to care for him or her, and return to…
Dear Employer, There are currently some alarming statistics being talked about concerning working women and more specifically, working mothers. If you’re not across these we…
A few years ago I was on the 5pm Friday night Qantas flight from Melbourne to Sydney. It was full of tired, grumpy business people…
The headlines of last week's news stories carried a similar theme: Australian's are angry! Some of us were angry that Waleed Aly, an intelligent, articulate…
Need an explainer on the Panama Papers? Check it out here. If there is one fact the Panama Papers ram home it’s that in Australia…
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